Ratan Naval Tata is an Indian industrialist, philanthropist, and a former chairman of Tata Sons. He was also chairman of Tata Group, from 1990 to 2012. The Government of India honored Mr. Tata with its second-highest civilian award, the Padma Vibhushan, in 2008. Mr. Tata has been appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire and Rockefeller Foundation has conferred him with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Tata has also wrote a book named "The wit and wisdom of Ratan tata in 2018".